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Author Bonney, William.

Title Caused to believe : the Doubting Thomas story at the climax of John's Christological narrative / by William bonney
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 192 pages)
Series Biblical interpretation series, 0928-0731 ; v. 62
Biblical interpretation series ; v. 62. 0928-0731
Contents CHAPTER ONE: Jesus as the Focus of the Thomas Story; CHAPTER TWO: Modern Exegesis of the Thomas Story; CHAPTER THREE: John's Mimetic Narrative; CHAPTER FOUR: Source of Life (Jesus Perceived in Relation to Humanity); CHAPTER FIVE: Divider of Perspectives (Jesus Perceived in Relation to Opposition); CHAPTER SIX: Enabler of Faith (Jesus and Thomas: The Gospel's Climax); Bibliography; Index of Modern Authors; Index of Biblical and Other Ancient Sources
Summary This work is a literary study of John's gospel focusing upon the doubting Thomas story's role as its climax. It analyzes the Thomas episode in light of the roles played by the characters Jesus encounters throughout the gospel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-182) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Jesus Christ -- Appearances.
Thomas, Apostle, Saint, active 1st century.
Bible. John, XX, 24-29 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1417515090 (electronic bk.)
9004126600 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781417515097 (electronic bk.)
9789004126602 (cloth ; alk. paper)